Barack and Michelle Obama both convey their support to Jason Collins.
Celebrities and activists are commenting on the NBA player's coming-out.
Basketball center Jason Collins came out in a moving commentary in the most recent issue of Sports Illustrated.
The NFL draft lasts two to three days and goes to seven rounds. As of third round, Gendreau still hasn't been chosen.
To NFL owners and managers, choosing Alan Gendreau would be a business decision.
After a meeting with New York's attorney general, NFL officials offer up new measures to protect players, recruits, and prospects from antigay discrimination.